UPDATE TO DEATH INVESTIGATION ON TALBOT AVENUE

Victim IdentifiedOn Friday, May 8, 2009, at approximately 7:18pm, Officers assigned to Area C-11 (Dorchester), responded to 538 Talbot Avenue for a person stabbed. Upon arrival, Officers located a 74-year-old male suffering from a stab wound. Boston EMS transported the victim to Boston Medical Center where he was later pronounced as a result of his injuries. The victim was identified as Julius Scott. The Boston Police Homicide Unit launched an investigation into the matter and arrested Verna Sewell, 64, of Boston on the charge of murder. Investigators learned the two had a domestic relationship. Ms. Sewell is expected to be arraigned in Dorchester District Court on Monday, May 11, 2009.